scroll

Hotel Duquesa de CardonaHotel Duquesa de Cardona

Book online

Parc de la Ciutadella

Parc de la Ciutadella is a green oasis in the city, open Monday to Sunday from 10.00am to 10.30pm. It was created for the 1888 Barcelona Universal Exposition on the land once occupied by a fortress built to protect the city after the War of the Spanish Succession. Antoni Gaudí designed the artificial cave located beneath the park’s impressive waterfall.

Parc de la Ciutadella plays an important role during the annual festival of La Mercè, which takes place around 24th/25th September. During the festival the park hosts a range of activities, food vendors and a variety of arts and crafts stalls. During the rest of the year, there’s always the park’s fountains, sculptures, Castle of the Three Dragons and Umbraculum (a pioneering Modernist structure) to admire and visit.

L’Hivernacle

Located just beyond the Castle of the Three Dragons is this iron and glass greenhouse designed in 1884.

Cascada Fountain

This huge, ornamental fountain features Aurora’s chariot. Designed by Josep Fontserè, much recognition is given to his young apprentice, Antoni Gaudí. Gaudí added the decorative lamp posts and various other details.

VeriSign Secured, McAfee Secure, W3C CSS compliant
GuestCentric - Hotel website & booking technology

This website uses technical, personalization, analysis and advertising cookies. We use our onw cookies and third party ones. The aim of the cookies is to facilitate the navigation, analyze statistics of the website use and personalize the advertising.

Cookies Settings:

Cookies and other similar technologies are an essential part of how our Platform works. The main goal of cookies is to make your browsing experience easier and more efficient and to improve our services and the Platform itself. Likewise, we use cookies to show you targeted advertising when you visit third-party websites and apps. Here, you will find all the information on the cookies we use. Furthermore, you will be able to activate and/or deactivate them according to your preferences, except for any cookies that are strictly necessary for the functioning of the Platform. Keep in mind that blocking certain cookies may affect your experience on the Platform, as well as its functioning. By clicking “Confirm preferences”, the cookies selection you have made will be saved. If you have not selected any options, clicking this button will be the same as blocking all cookies. For more information, please consult our Cookie Policy.

Cookies Settings
Accept all Cookies